What You Need to Know About New York’s New Power of Attorney
Estate Planning Attorney Linda Amato outlines key changes to New York’s Durable Power of Attorney Statutory Short Form, including the elimination of the Statutory Gifts Rider; adjustments for physically impaired signers; substantial compliance; and penalties for banks and other entities who unreasonably refuse to accept a valid Power of Attorney.
The Difference Between A Will And Revocable Trust
Wills and trust are important documents in estate planning documents, but which one is best for you? In this video, New York Estate Planning Attorney Linda Amato outlines the main differences.
How To Choose An Estate Planning Attorney
The process of finding an experienced estate planning attorney might be overwhelming, especially if you’ve never hired an attorney before. In this video, New York Estate Planning Attorney Linda Amato offers insider tips to help you find an estate planning attorney who is right for you.
Succession Planning for Small and Family-owned Businesses
In this video, NY attorney Linda Amato discusses some critical touchpoints — policies and mechanisms that should be in place to avoid liabilities, litigation, and disagreements among family members in the case of incapacitation. Succession Planning is an essential topic for business owners to consider and should be a necessary part of your estate planning process to preserve your business’s value and longevity.
Estate Planning Basics (Series 1)
Estate Planning Basics by NY attorney Linda Amato provides a comprehensive overview of what you and your loved ones need to know about the process of protecting your legacy, including essential documents required in case of an emergency.